Recent studies have shown that over 54 million Americans aged 50 and older are affected by osteoporosis and low bone mass. In fact, the risk of men over the age of 50 experiencing an osteoporotic fracture is up to 27%. That number is higher than the lifetime risk of developing prostate cancer which stands at 11.3%. Helen Kelly dealt with twenty seven years of progressive osteoporotic bone loss which she was able to bring to a halt. She and her daughter held a forum at the Kingston council on aging and PCN dropped by.